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Donard Peak  British Columbia   #2578
Ranges: North America Ranges / Columbia Mountains / Purcell Mountains / Starbird Ridge

Height: 3046 m -> 9993 feet
Prominence?: 386 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Alpha Centauri (4.0 km away, at bearing 279 degrees)
Greater Parent: Gwendoline Mountain (6.0 km away)

Location:   50.60028,-116.47500     50:36:01, -116:28:30   11U 537155 5605507 (27 km SW of Edgewater). NTS Mapsheet: 082.K.09   AreaCode: FL06/GE07
First Ascent: Saturday August 00, 1915 Albert H. MacCarthy, Conrad Kain
Donard Peak
Labelled on 1:50K, is at head of Shannon Glacier.

Name Notes: Donard is an Irish word for "high fortress" which is exactly what the peak looks like from all sides. Adopted 20 June 1972 on 82K/9 as submitted by mountaineer Curt Wagner, Marshall, Minnesota (file I.1.62).

Trip Reports within 1 km
27 2008.07.17 Sweet on Sally: Mount Sally Serena via East Ridge Route Mark Read
45 2002.08.26 A Canadian Eisteddfod - scrambling at Welsh Lakes Doug Brown


Paper Maps
1:100000Kootenay National Park Gem Trek
1:250000Banff National Park Gem Trek
1:600000Southwest Alberta & Southeast British Columbia Gem Trek

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
10 Donard Peak Brian Buick

Placename Photos
8 Irish Peaks Doug Brown
7 Serrate Mountain and Donard Peak Dean Richards